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oil base camp in Alaska

Tents are set up at an oil base camp at Galbraith Lake in Alaska. (Courtesy of the U.S. Geological Survey)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.